Tag Archives: JANOME APPLIQUE

Have you heard of Janome HQ?

Have you recently purchased a new sewing machine? Are you perhaps new to sewing, or have you recently dusted off the old machine after a long while and wondered what all the presser feet and accessories were for and how … Continue reading

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Instagram Live schedule for this week July 13-17

We have an Instagram Live EVERYDAY for you this week…. Maybe you’d like to set alarms on your phone so you don’t forget to watch!  PLEASE note that the time EVERY DAY will be 1pm Eastern on the applicable IG … Continue reading

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Saturday Sewing……How are you doing with getting UFO’s completed???

I showed you one of my UFO’s recently on Janomelife here. And I also managed to get my Peacock wall hanging completed after purchasing the Design Collection literally years ago and never doing any embroidery with it. In fact, I … Continue reading

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Halloween Wall Quilt

We are just a few days into Fall but it’s never too early to start your Halloween sewing projects. I’ve always loved decorating for Halloween but with a little one (our daughter will be two in less than two months), … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEA: ART QUILTED TOTE BAG

I was most fortunate to be able to attend a hands-on class with quilt artist and teacher, Gloria Loughman from Australia in 2018. I already owned 3 of her books, had attended a lecture she presented at a local Quilt … Continue reading

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APPLIQUE AS A SPEED SEW TECHNIQUE

Traditionally, applique was a hand sewing technique.  This was delicate work in which the applique was most valued when you could not see the tiny edge stitches that held the design to the background fabric. Today, many applique designs are … Continue reading

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WHOLE CLOTH QUILTS WITH APPLIQUE…..and more.

Applique can be free form or follow a specific pattern layout.  Appliques can be adhered to the background by many methods.  Traditionally applique was a hand stitching technique that was deemed perfect when you could not see the stitches on … Continue reading

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Why do you sew?

I know I’ve explored this topic before but it’s a question I find I ask a lot, both myself and of others. Why do you sew? What motivates you to create out of fabric and thread? Are you practical and sew … Continue reading

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR………..

Gotta tell you something humourous…….So, this morning I wished him Happy Valentine’s Day. His reply was “Oh, is that what it is today?” I just laughed.  In all fairness, he had only just woken up and had not yet drunk … Continue reading

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DIGITIZING AND EMBROIDERY OF APPLIQUE ALPHABETS – THE EASY ARTISTIC SIMPLE CUT WAY

We have many people asking us for step-by-step instructions of how to do certain techniques. Here is an exercise for making an applique of a word which can be applied to any number of projects – in this case we … Continue reading

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